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Understanding Head and Neck Cancers

Provides information on symptoms, causes, statistics of different head and neck cancers; diagnostic tools; treatment options; managing side effects, especially related to eating and talking; making treatment decisions; nutrition; caring for oneself and support services.

Year first published or reviewed: 2017

Last updated on: 01-12-2017
By: Cancer Council NSW


Cancer Council NSW

Cancer Council

Primary Audience / Population Groups

Specifically written for:
Men, Women
Target Group(s):
Partners, family and friends of people with cancer, People with Cancer

Focus Of Resource

Cancer Type:
Head and Neck Cancer, Parotid Gland, Upper Gastrointestinal Cancer
Area of focus:
Diagnosis, Treatment Management

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